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Books Received December 2014.  

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*Abenstein, Christina. Die Basilius-Übersetzung des Georg von Trapezunt in ihrem historischen Kontext. Beiträge zur Altertumskunde, Bd 336. Berlin; Boston: De Gruyter, 2014. x, 328 p. € 109.95. ISBN 9783110378917.

**Addey, Crystal. Divination and theurgy in Neoplatonism: oracles of the gods. Ashgate studies in philosophy and theology in late antiquity. Farnham; Burlington, VT: Ashgate, 2014. xv, 335 p. $134.95. ISBN 9781409451525.

*Arrighetti, Graziano, Luciano Canfora, Augusto Guida, Luciano Bossina and Domenico De Martino. Giorgio Pasquali sessant'anni dopo. Atti della Giornata di studio (Firenze, 1° ottobre 2012). Margaritae, 2. Firenze: Accademia Fiorentina di Papirologia e di Studi sul Mondo Antico, 2014. 127 p. € 25.00 (pb). ISBN 9788890875212.

*Arrington, Nathan T. Ashes, images, and memories: the presence of the war dead in fifth-century Athens. Oxford; New York: Oxford University Press, 2015. x, 349 p. $60.00. ISBN 9780199369089.

*Asmonti, Luca. Athenian democracy: a sourcebook. Bloomsbury sources in ancient history. London; New Delhi; New York; Sydney: Bloomsbury, 2014. xiv, 246 p. $39.95 (pb). ISBN 9781441113719.

*Aspaas, Per Pippin, Sigrid Albert and Fredrik Nilsen (edd.). Rara avis Ultima Thule: Libellus festivus Sunnivae des Bouvrie dedicatus / Festschrift for Synnøve des Bouvrie. Nordlit, 33. Tromsø: UiT The Arctic University of Norway, Department of Culture and Literature, 2014. xl, 361 p. (pb). ISBN 9788282441254.

*Barbu, Daniel, Philippe Borgeaud, Mélanie Lozat, Nicolas Meylan and Anne-Caroline Rendu Loisel (edd.). Le savoir des religions: fragments d'historiographie religieuse. Gallion: Infolio Editions, 2014. 560 p. € 26.00 (pb). ISBN 9782884748148.

Barchiesi, Alessandro. Homeric effects in Vergil's narrative (translated by Iliaria Marchesi and Matt Fox; first published 1984). Princeton; Oxford: Princeton University Press, 2015. xvi, 193 p. $35.00. ISBN 9780691161815.

*Bertelli, Lucio and Mauro Moggi (edd., trans., comm.). Aristotele. La politica, libro IV. Aristotele. La politica, 4. Roma: L'Erma di Bretschneider, 2014. 392 p. € 30.00. ISBN 9788891306616.

*Boulay, Thibaut. Arès dans la cité: les poleis et la guerre dans l'Asie Mineure hellénistique. Studi ellenistici, 28. Pisa; Roma: Fabrizio Serra editore, 2014. 567 p. € 280.00 (pb). ISBN 9788862277082.

*Bravo Díaz, José-Román (ed., trans., comm.). Séneca. Cuestiones naturales. Biblioteca clásica Gredos, 410. Madrid: Editorial Gredos, 2013. 654 p. € 36.00. ISBN 9788424911102.

*Bridges, Emma. Imagining Xerxes: ancient perspectives on a Persian king. Bloomsbury studies in classical reception. London; New Delhi; New York; Sydney: Bloomsbury, 2015. xi, 233 p. $112.00. ISBN 9781472514271.

*Broggiato, Maria. Filologia e interpretazione a Pergamo: la scuola di Cratete. Studi e Ricerche, 13. Studi umanistici - Antichistica. Roma: Sapienza Università Editrice, 2014. xlvii, 177 p. (pb). ISBN 9788898533152.

*Brunelle, Christopher M. (comm.). Ovid, Ars amatoria Book 3. Oxford Greek and Latin college commentaries. Oxford; New York: Oxford University Press, 2015. ix, 131 p. $26.95. ISBN 9780199987337.

*Carrara, Laura (ed.). L'indovino Poliido: Eschilo, Le Cretesi; Sofocle, Manteis; Euripide, Poliido. Pleiadi, 17. Roma: Edizioni di Storia e Letteratura, 2014. xxiv, 497 p. € 48.00 (pb). ISBN 9788863726688.

*Corbeill, Anthony. Sexing the world: grammatical gender and biological sex in ancient Rome. Princeton; Oxford: Princeton University Press, 2015. ix, 204 p. $45.00. ISBN 9781400852468.

**Corti, Aurora. L'Adversus Colotem di Plutarco: storia di una polemica filosofica. Plutarchea hypomnemata. Leuven: Leuven University Press, 2014. 326 p. € 79.00. ISBN 9789462700093.

*Del Mastro, Gianluca. Titoli e annotazioni bibliologiche nei papiri greci di Ercolano. Cronache Ercolanesi. Supplimenti, 5. Napoli: Centro internazionale per lo studio dei papiri ercolanensi 'Marcello Gigante', 2014. 437 p. € 250.00 (pb). ISBN 9788890764431.

*Distefano, Alberto. L'altare dell'Olympieion di Akragas: analisi costruttiva e ipotesi di restituzione. Biblioteca di Sicilia antiqua, 6. Pisa; Roma: Fabrizio Serra editore, 2014. 74 p. € 58.00 (pb). ISBN 9788862277327.

*Donahue, John F. Food and drink in antiquity: readings from the Graeco-Roman world. A sourcebook. Bloomsbury sources in ancient history. London; New Delhi; New York; Sydney: Bloomsbury, 2015. x, 299 p. $39.95 (pb). ISBN 9781441133458.

**Droß-Krüpe, Kerstin (ed.). Textile trade and distribution in antiquity / Textilhandel und -distribution in der Antike. Philippika, 73. Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz Verlag, 2014. xii, 228 p. € 48.00. ISBN 9783447102209.

*Empereur, Jean-Yves (ed.). Alexandrina 4: en l'honneur de Mervat Seif el-Din. Études Alexandrines, 32. Alexandrie: Centre d'Études Alexandrines, 2014. 396 p. € 40.00. ISBN 9782111298552.

*Fittschen, Klaus and Paul Zanker. Katalog der Römischen Porträts in den Capitolinischen Museen und den anderen Kommunalen Sammlungen der Stadt Rom, Band IV: Kinderbildnisse. Nachträge zu Band I- III. Neuzeitliche oder neuzeitlich verfälschte Bildnisse. Bildnisse an Reliefdenkmälern (2 vols.). Beiträge zur Erschließung hellenistischer und kaiserzeitlicher Skulptur und Architektur. Berlin; Boston: De Gruyter, 2014. xiv, 200 p. € 149.00. ISBN 9783110353624.

*Foley, Helene P. Euripides: Hecuba. Bloomsbury companions to Greek and Roman tragedy. London; New Delhi; New York; Sydney: Bloomsbury, 2015. xiv, 146 p. $29.95 (pb). ISBN 9781472569066.

*Fratantuono, Lee (ed., comm.). Ovid: Metamorphoses X. Bloomsbury Latin texts. London; New Delhi; New York; Sydney: Bloomsbury, 2014. ix, 276 p. $25.95 (pb). ISBN 9781472522900.

**Gagliardi, Paola. Commento alla decima ecloga di Virgilio. Spudasmata, Bd 161. Hildesheim; Zürich; New York: Georg Olms Verlag, 2014. 304 p. € 39.80 (pb). ISBN 9783487151847.

*Garnsey, Peter and Richard Saller. The Roman empire: economy, society and culture. Second edition (first published 1987). London; New Delhi; New York; Sydney: Bloomsbury, 2014. xviii, 328 p. (pb). ISBN 9781472524027.

*Geller, Markham J. Melothesia in Babylonia: medicine, magic, and astrology in the ancient Near East. Science, technology, and medicine in ancient cultures, 2. Berlin; Boston: De Gruyter, 2014. xii, 100 p. € 69.95. ISBN 9781614517757.

*Gorman, Robert J. and Vanessa B. Gorman. Corrupting luxury in ancient Greek literature. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 2014. viii, 484 p. $60.00 (pb). ISBN 9780472052295.

*Griffin, Michael (trans.). Olympiodorus: Life of Plato and On Plato First Alcibiades 1-9. Ancient commentators on Aristotle. London; New Delhi; New York; Sydney: Bloomsbury, 2015. ix, 246 p. $120.00. ISBN 9781472588302.

*Guillaumin, Jean-Yves (ed., trans.). Les Arpenteurs romains, Tome III: Commentaire anonyme sur Frontin. Collection des univertsités de France. Série latine, 408. Paris: Les Belles Lettres, 2014. xlvii, 159 p. € 53.00 (pb). ISBN 9782251014685.

**Howard-Johnston, James. Historical writing in Byzantium. Kieler Felix-Jacoby -Vorlesungen, Bd 1. Heidelberg: Verlag Antike, 2014. 73 p. € 28.90. ISBN 9783938032725.

*Instituto de Historia, Universidad Católica de Valparaiso (ed.). Semanas de estudios romanos, Volumen XVI, 2013 (In memoriam Claude Nicolet, F. W. Walbank). Valparaiso: Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaiso, 2013. 441 p. (pb). ISSN 0716-6214.

*Jameson, Michael H. Cults and rites in ancient Greece: essays on religion and society (edited by Allaire B. Stallsmith). Cambridge; New York: Cambridge University Press, 2014. xxxvi, 362 p. $99.00. ISBN 9780521661294.

*Kotlińska-Toma, Agnieszka. Hellenistic tragedy: texts, translations and a critical survey. Bloomsbury classical studies monographs. London; New Delhi; New York; Sydney: Bloomsbury, 2015. xvi, 322 p. $120.00. ISBN 9781472524218.

*Lachenaud, Guy and Marianne Bonnefond-Coudry (edd., trans., comm.). Dion Cassius. Histoire romaine, Livres 36 & 37. Collection des universités de France. Série grecque, . Paris: Les Belles Lettres, 2014. lxxxi, 202 p. € 57.00 (pb). ISBN 9782251005942.

*Moretti, Jean-Charles (ed.). Le santuaire de Claros et son oracle. Actes du colloque international de Lyon, 12-14 janvier 2014. Travaux de la Maison de l'Orient et de la Méditerranée, 65. Lyon: Maison de l'Orient et de la Méditerranée, 2014. 258 p. € 31.00 (pb). ISBN 9782356680471.

*Perdue, Leo G. and Warren Carter. Israel and empire: a postcolonial history of Israel and early Judaism (edited by Coleman A. Baker). London; New Delhi; New York; Sydney: Bloomsbury, 2015. x, 328 p. $39.95 (pb). ISBN 9780567243287.

*Perucchi, Giulia (ed., trans., comm.). Petrarca e le arti figurative: De remediis utriusque Fortune, I 37-42. Materiali per l'edizione nazionale delle opere di Francesco Petrarca, 4. Firenze: Casa Editrice Le Lettere, 2014. 327 p. € 35.00 (pb). ISBN 9788860878748.

**Proscurcin Junior, Pedro. Der Begriff ηθος bei Homer: Beitrag zu einer philosophischen Interpretation. Heidelberg: Universitätsverlag Winter, 2014. x, 312 p. € 55.00. ISBN 9783825363390.

Pugliese, Lydia. Anfore greco-italiche neapolitane (IV-III secolo a.C). Fecit te, 6. Roma: Scienze e lettere, 2014. 243 p. € 38.00 (pb). ISBN 9788866870685.

*Puk, Alexander. Das römische Spielewesen in der Spätantike. Millennium- Studien / Millennium studies, Bd 48. Berlin; Boston: De Gruyter, 2014. xvi, 529 p., 123 p. of plates. € 129.95. ISBN 9783110337457.

*Queyrel Bottineau, Anne (ed.). La représentation négative de l'autre dans l'antiquité: hostilité, réprobation, dépréciation. Histoires. Dijon: Éditions universitaires de Dijon, 2014. 524 p. € 35.00 (pb). ISBN 9782364410800.

**Rhodes, P. J. Atthis: the ancient histories of Athens. Kieler Felix-Jacoby - Vorlesungen, Bd 2. Heidelberg: Verlag Antike, 2014. 47 p. € 24.90 (pb). ISBN 9783938032732.

*Runia, David T. and Gregory E. Sterling (edd.). Studia Philonica Annual: studies in Hellenistic Judaism, volume XXVI, 2014. Atlanta: Society of Biblical Literature, 2014. ix, 274 p. $51.95. ISBN 9781628370195.

**Ruschenbusch, Eberhard. Kleine Schriften zur Alten Geschichte (herausgegeben von Jörn Kobes). Philippika, 65. Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz Verlag, 2014. xiv, 464 p. € 78.00. ISBN 9783447101103.

*Sarullo, Giulia. Il Carmen Saliare: indagini filologiche e riflessioni linguistiche. Untersuchungen zur antiken Literatur und Geschichte, Bd 117. Berlin; Boston: De Gruyter, 2014. xiv, 432 p. € 109.95. ISBN 9783110400441.

**Schibille, Nadine. Hagia Sophia and the Byzantine aesthetic experience. Farnham; Burlington, VT: Ashgate, 2014. xii, 282 p. $119.95. ISBN 9781472437587.

**Schuren, Lisbeth. Shared storytelling in Euripidean stichomythia. Amsterdam studies in classical philology 22. Leiden; Boston: Brill, 2014. xii, 268 p. € 110.00. ISBN 9789004282605.

*Seibert, Simone. Ovids verkehrte Exilwelt: Spiegel des Erzählers - Spiegel des Mythos - Spiegel Roms. Beiträge zur Altertumskunde, Bd 335. Berlin; Boston: De Gruyter, 2014. x, 309 p. € 109.95. ISBN 9783110378894.

*Sigmund, Christian. 'Königtum' in der politischen Kultur des spätrepublikanischen Rom. Beiträge zur Altertumskunde, Bd 333. Berlin; Boston: De Gruyter, 2014. xii, 418 p. € 109.95. ISBN 9783110374384.

*Sirkel, Riin, Martin Tweedale, John Harris and Daniel King (trans.). Philoponus: On Aristotle categories 1-5; Philoponus: A treatise concerning the whole and the parts. Ancient commentators on Aristotle. London; New Delhi; New York; Sydney: Bloomsbury, 2015. vi, 221 p. $120.00. ISBN 9781472584106.

*Sirks, Boudewijn (ed.). Nova ratione: change of paradigms in Roman law. Philippika, 72. Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz Verlag, 2014. vii, 181 p. € 48.00. ISBN 9783447102193.

*Sorabji, Richard. Moral conscience through the ages: fifth century BCE to the present. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2014. ix, 265 p. $35.00. ISBN 9780226182728.

**Stama, Felice (ed., trans., comm.). FrC 7 Phrynichos. Fragmenta Comica, Bd 7. Heidelberg: Verlag Antike, 2014. 464 p. € 85.90. ISBN 9783938032800.

**Steckel, Sita, Niels Gaul and Michael Grünbart (edd.). Networks of learning: perspectives on scholars in Byzantine East and Latin West, c. 1000-1200. Byzantinistische Studien und Texte, Bd 6. Münster; Berlin; Wien; Zürich; London: Lit Verlag, 2014. 392 p. € 34.90. ISBN 9783643904577.

*Stratton, Kimberly B. and Dayna S. Kalleres (edd.). Daughters of Hecate: women and magic in the ancient world. Oxford; New York: Oxford University Press, 2014. xv, 533 p. $39.95 (pb). ISBN 9780195342710.

*Toner, Jerry. The day Commodus killed a rhino: understanding the Roman games. Witness to ancient history. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University, 2014. 136 p. $19.95 (pb). ISBN 9781421415864.

*Vervaet, Frederik J. The high command in the Roman Republic: the principle of the summum imperium auspiciumque from 509 to 19 BCE. Historia - Einzelschriften, Bd 232. Stuttgart: Franz Steiner Verlag, 2014. 369 p. € 69.00. ISBN 9783515106306.

*Virgilio, Biagio. Studi sull'Asia Minore e sulla regalità ellenistica: scelta di scritti. Studi ellenistici, supplementi, 2. Pisa; Roma: Fabrizio Serra editore, 2014. xxxvi, 418 p. € 225.00 (pb). ISBN 9788862276368.

**Walde, Christine and Georg Wöhrle (edd.). Gender Studies in den Altertumswissenschaften: Schlaf und Traum. Iphis, 6. Trier: WVT Wissenschaftlicher Verlag Trier, 2014. 186 p. € 24.50 (pb). ISBN 9783868215625.

*Wijnendaele, Jeroen W. P. The last of the Romans: Bonifatius - warlord and comes Africae. Bloomsbury classical studies monographs. London; New Delhi; New York; Sydney: Bloomsbury, 2015. xiii, 182 p. $86.00. ISBN 9781780937175.

**Wulf-Rheidt, Ulrike. "Den Sternen und dem Himmel würdig": kaiserliche Palastbauten in Rom und Trier. Trierer Winckelmannsprogramme, 24. Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz Verlag, 2014. viii, 44 p. € 19.80 (pb). ISBN 9783447102353.

**Zali, Vasiliki. The shape of Herodotean rhetoric: a study of the speeches in Herodotus' Histories with special attention to books 5-9. International studies in the history of rhetoric, 6. Leiden; Boston: Brill, 2014. viii, 383 p. € 135.00. ISBN 9789004278967.

*Zambon, Alessia. Aux origines de l'archéologie en Grèce Fauvel et sa méthode. L'art et l'essai, 14. Paris: CTHS: Institut national d'histoire de l'art, 2014. 345 p., xxxii p. of plates. €36.00 (pb). ISBN 9782735508228.

*Zimmermann, Bernhard and Antonios Rengakos (edd.). Handbuch der griechischen Literatur der Antike, Band 2: Die Literatur der klassischen und hellenistischen Zeit. Handbuch der Altertumswissenschaft, 7.2. München: Verlag C. H. Beck, 2014. xxxiv, 1129 p. € 138.00. ISBN 9783406618185.

Still Available

*Acerbi, Fabio and Bernard Vitrac (edd., trans., comm.). Héron d'Alexandrie, Metrica: introduction, texte critique, traduction française et notes de commentaire. Mathematica graeca antiqua, 4. Pisa; Roma: Fabrizio Serra editore, 2014. 712 p. € 220.00 (pb). ISBN 9788862276726.

*Anderson, Mark. Plato and Nietzsche: their philosophical art. London; New York: Bloomsbury Academic, 2014. x, 225 p. $112.00. ISBN 9781472522047.

*Biddau, Federico (ed.). Die geheimen Mächte hinter der Rechtschreibung: Erfahrungen im Vergleich. Akten der internationalen Tagung (Mainz, 28. - 29.02.2012) = L' ortografia e i suoi poteri forti: esperienze a confronto. Atti del convegno internazionale (Magonza, 28-29 febbraio 2012). Frankfurt am Main; Berlin; Bern; Bruxelles; New York; Oxford; Wien: Peter Lang, 2013. 169 p. CHF 49.00. ISBN 9783631634974.

*Blösel, Wolfgang, Winfried Schmitz, Gunnar Seelentag and Jan Timmer. Grenzen politischer Partizipation im klassischen Griechenland. Alte Geschichte. Stuttgart: Franz Steiner Verlag, 2014. 124 p. € 36.00 (pb). ISBN 9783515108973.

*Bonet, Valérie. La pharmacopée végétale d'Occident dans l'œuvre de Pline l'Ancien. Collection Latomus, 346. Bruxelles: Éditions Latomus, 2014. 513 p. € 73.00 (pb). ISBN 9782870312933.

*Brisson, Luc (ed., trans.). Écrits attribués à Platon. GF, 1543. Paris: Flammarion, 2014. 533 p. € 14.00 (pb). ISBN 9782080711762.

*Burgersdijk, Diederik, Wouter Henkelman and Willemijn Waal (edd.). Alexander en Darius: de Macedoniër in de spiegel van het Nabije Oosten. Zenobiareeks, 1. Hilversum: Verloren, 2013. 267 p. (pb). ISBN 9789087043834.

*Chandezon, Christophe and Julien Du Bouchet (edd.). Artémidore de Daldis et l'interprétation des rêves. Quatorze études. L'âne d'or. Paris: Les Belles Lettres, 2014. 475 p. € 39.00 (pb). ISBN 9782251420530.

**Christidis, Maria, Stephan Karl, Gabriele Koiner and Gerda Schwarz. Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum Österreich Band 6. Graz, Originalsammlung des Instituts für Archäologie der Karl-Franzens- Universität, Band 1. Corpus Vasorum Antiquorum. Wien: Verlag der Österreichischen Akademie der Wissenschaften, 2014. 125 p. € 79.00. ISBN 9783700175292.

*Coleman, Kathleen and Pascale Derron (edd.). Le jardin dans l'antiquité: introduction et huit exposés suivis de discussions. Entretiens sur l'antiquite classique, 60. Vandɶuvres: Fondation Hardt pour l'étude de l'Antiquité classique,, 2014. ix, 467 p. CHF 75.00. ISBN 9782600007603.

**Demetriou, Kyriakos N. (ed.). Brill's companion to George Grote and the classical tradition. Brill's companions to classical reception, 1. Leiden; Boston: Brill, 2014. xi, 418 p. € 143.00. ISBN 9789004269101.

*Elsner, Jaś and Michel Meyer (edd.). Art and rhetoric in Roman culture. Cambridge; New York: Cambridge University Press, 2014. xxii, 504 p. $115.00. ISBN 9781107000711.

*Ferrario, Sarah Brown. Historical agency and the 'great man' in classical Greece. Cambridge; New York: Cambridge University Press, 2014. xiii, 409 p. $110.00. ISBN 9781107037342.

*Fowler, Ryan C. (ed.). Plato in the Third Sophistic. Millennium-Studien / Millennium studies, 50. Berlin; Boston: De Gruyter, 2014. viii, 309 p. € 79.95. ISBN 9781614510321.

*Holzberg, Niklas (ed., trans.). Publius Ovidius Naso, Liebesgedichte / Amores: lateinisch-deutsch. 2., verbesserte und erweiterte Auflage (first published 1999). Sammlung Tusculum. Berlin; Boston: De Gruyter, 2014. 274 p. € 39.95. ISBN 9783110363722.

*Hornblower, Simon, Antony Spawforth and Esther Eidinow (edd.). The Oxford companion to classical civilization. Second edition (first published 1998). Oxford; New York: Oxford University Press, 2014. xxviii, 878 p. $65.00. ISBN 9780198706779.

*Jacobs, Bruno (ed.). "Parthische Kunst": Kunst im Partherreich. Akten des Internationalen Kolloquiums in Basel, 9. Oktober 2010. Duisburg: Wellem Verlag, 2014. 183 p. € 59.00. ISBN 9783941820043.

*Kemezis, Adam M. Greek narratives of the Roman Empire under the Severans: Cassius Dio, Philostratus and Herodian. Greek culture in the Roman world. Cambridge; New York: Cambridge University Press, xii, 340 p. $110.00. ISBN 9781107062726.

*Lapatin, Kenneth (ed.). The Berthouville silver treasure and Roman luxury. Los Angeles: J. Paul Getty Museum, 2014. vii, 190 p. $50.00. ISBN 9781606064207.

*Mac Sweeney, Naoíse (ed.). Foundation myths in ancient societies: dialogues and discourses. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2014. viii, 241 p. $69.95. ISBN 9780812246421.

*Mantzilas, Dimitris (ed., trans., comm.). Τίτου Μάκκιου Πλαύτου, Το "στοιχειωμένο" σπίτι (Mostellaria). Ioannina: Carpe Diem, 2014. 800 p. (pb).

*Marks, Susan and Hal Taussig (edd.). Meals in early Judaism: social formation at the table. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2014. xii, 204 p. $90.00. ISBN 9781137372567.

*Mercuri, Laurence, Ricardo González Villaescusa and Frédérique Bertonicello (edd.). Implantations humaines en milieu littoral Méditerranéen: facteurs d'installation et processus d'appropriation de l'espace (Préhistoire, Antiquité, Moyen Âge). Actes des XXXIVe rencontres internationales d’archéologie et d’histoire d’Antibes. Antibes: Éditions APDCA, 2014. 442 p. € 35.00 (pb). ISBN 2904110542.

*Olshausen, Eckart and Vera Sauer (edd.). Mobilität in den Kulturen der antiken Mittelmeerwelt: Stuttgarter Kolloquium zur Historischen Geographie des Altertums 11, 2011. Geographica Historica, Bd 31. Stuttgart: Franz Steiner Verlag, 2014. 565 p. € 79.00. ISBN 9783515108836.

*Paton, W. R. and Michael A. Tueller (trans.; rev.). The Greek anthology, Volume I: Books 1-5. Loeb Classical Library, 67. Cambridge, MA; London: Harvard University Press, 2014. xli, 435 p. $26.00. ISBN 9780674996885.

*Pelling, Christopher and Maria Wyke. Twelve voices from Greece and Rome: ancient ideas for modern times. Oxford; New York: Oxford University Press, 2014. xiv, 274 p. $29.95. ISBN 9780199597369.

*Pérez-Jean, Brigitte and Frédéric Fauquier (edd., trans., comm.). Maxime de Tyr: Choix de conférences religion et philosophie. La roue à livres, 70. Paris: Les Belles Lettres, 2014. 162 p. € 25.50 (pb). ISBN 9782251339740.

*Porter, Benjamin W. and Alexis T. Boutin (edd.). Remembering the dead in the ancient Near East: recent contributions from bioarchaeology and mortuary archaeology. Boulder: University Press of Colorado, 2014. xv, 261 p. $70.00. ISBN 9781607323242.

*Requena Jiménez, Miguel. Omina mortis / Presagios de muerte: cuando los dioses abandonan al emperador romano. Lecturas, serie historia. Madrid: Abada Editores, 2014. 326 p. € 19.00 (pb). ISBN 9788415289982.

*Rufin Solas, Aliénor (ed.). Armées grecques et romaines dans le nord des Balkans. Akanthina, 7. Gdańsk; Toruń: Fondation Traditio Europae, 2013. 229 p. £ 45.00. ISBN 9788393655809.

*Salomons, R. P. P. Cair. Preis.2. Papyrologica Bruxellensia, 35. Bruxelles: Association Égyptologique Reine Élisabeth, 2014. ix, 120 p. € 35.00 (pb). ISBN 9782960083415.

**Schmitz, Winfried. Die griechische Gesellschaft: eine Sozialgeschichte der archaischen und klassischen Zeit. Alte Geschichte Forschung - AGF. Heidelberg: Verlag Antike, 2014. 304 p. € 29.90 (pb). ISBN 9783938032770.

*Sekunda, Nicholas Victor. The Antigonid army. Akanthina, 8. Gdańsk: Foundation for the Development of University of Gdańsk, for the Department of Mediterranean Archaeology, University of Gdańsk, 2013. 139 p. £ 35.00. ISBN 9788375312669.

*Singor, Henk. Sicilie in de Oudheid: de Griekse periode. Zenobiareeks, 2. Hilversum: Verloren, 2013. 143 p. (pb). ISBN 9789087043865.

*Suerbaum, Werner (ed.). La littérature de l'époque archaïque (des origines à la mort de Sylla): la période prélittéraire et l'époque de 240 à 78 av. J.-C. Nouvelle histoire de la littérature latine (traduction français du Handbuch der Lateinischen Literatur der Antike, édité par Reinhart Herzog et Peter Lebecht Schmidt), 1. Turnhout: Brepols Publishers, 2014. xlvi, 652 p. € 120.00. ISBN 9782503518367.

*Van Maanen, Willem and Marco Poelwijk. Dodenlijst: Appianus en Cassius Dio over de verschrikkingen van de proscripties. Zenobiareeks, 3. Hilversum: Verloren, 2014. 84 p. (pb). ISBN 9789087044923.

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